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Alpine Linux: CVE-2013-1362: Vulnerability in nrpe < 2.14 allows remote code execution

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2013-1362: Vulnerability in nrpe < 2.14 allows remote code execution

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/09/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

Incomplete blacklist vulnerability in nrpc.c in Nagios Remote Plug-In Executor (NRPE) before 2.14 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary shell commands via "$()" shell metacharacters, which are processed by bash.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-nrpe

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